Discovery certificate for object 2018gvp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23113 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:39:34
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018gvp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzpxiu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:35:29.710 (308.8737932) DEC = +25:45:46.51 (25.7629184)
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 03:02:52.000 (JD=2458388.6269907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 03:02:52.000
Flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-24 05:29:45
Limiting flux: 20.04 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: